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Dartmouth Health addresses emergency department capacity concerns at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center

While ED staff will continue to prioritize patients who are most urgently in need of care, patients with less pressing healthcare concerns coming to the DHMC ED should expect extended wait times.

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Ingredients for heart-healthy Smokey Sweet Potato Black Bean Chili

Your heart-healthy chili recipe

Take comfort that you are looking after your heart with this recipe for one of America’s most popular comfort foods.

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A day in the life of cardiac rehabilitation nurse manager Kristen Frechette, RN

How one Dartmouth Health nurse helps give cardiac patients the confidence to go back and do the things they love.

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Orthopaedic surgeon Lance G. Warhold, MD, during a carpal tunnel release surgery.

Dartmouth Health researchers studying hand screening technique for early diagnosis of life-threatening multi-system disorder

Cardiologists, orthopaedic surgeons, and pathologists at DHMC are collaborating on groundbreaking research aimed at identifying early signs of amyloidosis, a progressive and multi-system disorder.

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Doctors making history

In honor of Black History Month, we shine a light on notable 19th-century medical alumni and continued efforts to address health inequity in our community.

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​How do you know if you have COVID-19, flu, or RSV?

This winter season, many people are getting infected with COVID-19, the flu, and RSV. Find out the symptoms, how they differ, and how best to protect yourself.

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Lowering your cancer risk

February is Cancer Prevention Month. Here are some helpful prevention tips from our experts to help reduce your risk of cancer.

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